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|05-14-2019, 06:32 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2019
Location: Carlsbad NM
Hello I'm a new yorkie momma I have a 17 week old yorkie baby girl very cute and playful. I have a question about weight when she was born she weighed 2.4 oz she's 17 weeks shes gaining about a oz a month shes a whopping 1.8 oz she has a very healthy appetite. Vet says she very healthy so what I'm I looking at as far as adult weight ? I just hope she stays healthy
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|05-14-2019, 06:51 PM||#2|
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Weight as an adult is a roll of the dice, more of a wait and see game. Taking a giant guess here with the info you have provided, if she stays at gaining an oz. a month she may stay under 5 pounds. These yorkies have growth / weight splurges so it's kinda hard to guesstimate.
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|05-15-2019, 07:29 AM||#3|
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She is probably going to stay small but could hit a growth spurt you never know. Your breeder should be able to tell you a good guess because she should know what her lines normally throw.
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|05-18-2019, 06:56 PM||#4|
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Sounds like she will be within the breed standard a little on the lower side. But as others have said, it is really just something that you will only know when she stops growing.
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